Repairs in Tuzla under way
A main engine crank shaft unit for the "Duygu" and further deflection measurements have been made by the manufacturer. Repairs and spare parts has been provided according to the original crank shaft internal and external diameters. The vessel left the shipyard at Tuzla with a new main engine crank shaft on Apr 1 at 9.30 a.m., bound to Istanbul. On Apr 2 the ship was moored off Algeciras.
Engine failure in Istanbul Strait
The "Duygu" suffered an engine failure at the northern entrance of the Istanbul Strait enroute from Bartin to Istanbul and dropped anchor on Dec 6, 2018. A class surveyor and the owner's tech superintendent attended on board to ascertain the cause. Repair works could not be carried out by the crew. The coastal safety tug "Kurtarma 2" attended to provide assistance to Tuzla on Dec 8 at 9.30 a.m. During the strait passage the coastal safety tug "Kurtarma 8" provided additional escort service. The vessel arrived at Tuzla roads and entered a shipyard upon completion of formalities in the evening of Dec 8.Upload News